Child’s Play has officially begun its 2011 fundraising campaign and hopes to raise $2 million for children’s hospitals.

Child's Play is a charity founded by the creator’s of Penny Arcade, which organizes worldwide toy drives to children's hospitals across the world. Since it was established in 2003, it has distributed more than $9 million in donations. 

This year’s Child’s Play charity auction will take place on Thursday, Dec. 8th, 2011 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. If you’re interested in attending you can purchase a ticket at Child's Play Charity.

If you are interested in helping out in other ways, you can donate to the organization via it’s PayPal account, or text GAMERS to 50555 to make a $5 donation. For more information visit Child’s Play Charity.